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2013 Navy Federal Pay Posting Dates

The 2014 NFCU Pay Posting Calendar has been released. Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) has updated their pay posting calendar for 2013.  While it says…




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0% Balance Transfer Offer at NFCU

Are you carrying credit card debt?  If so, you are probably paying interest on that credit card debt.  NavyFederal Credit Union (NFCU) is offering a…


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Marine Federal Credit Union

Marine Federal Credit Union has joined Navy Federal Credit Union and Service Credit Union in planning to deposit the amount of a regular, full paycheck…


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DFAS Speaks on Pay Issues

The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) has finally issued some guidance on how the federal government’s budget situation could affect military pay issues.  The…


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AUSA: Keeping Us Informed

We’re not an Army family, but I’ve come to love the resources offered by the Association of the United States Army (AUSA.)  Their website is…




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Dual Military Dislocation Allowance

We’re in an orientation class at our new home, and one of the other couples in the class is dual military.  They have a lot…


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2010 Military Spouse Intern Program

Are you a military spouse looking for a federal job?  There is a neat new program that might help you get that job, and offer…


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Update About Allowances & FAFSA

A quick update to my previous post:  The financial aid office from my college called me yesterday.  The very nice representative had spent several days…




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To Buy, Or Not To Buy

Recent headlines about Cash for Clunkers and the upcoming Cash for Refrigerators programs have me rethinking some of my spending plans.  Here is the situation:  my…